WHAT'S ON

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Ladies Night

Saturday 2 May 7 – 11 pm Brand new for 2020 you can join us for a night of dancing, disco and drag! Tickets £45.00 per person, includes arrival drink, two course meal, disco and drag and tribute act! To book To book online, click here Call us on, 01206 86366 Email, events@wivenhoehouse.co.uk

VE Day 75th Anniversary Event

Friday 8 May 12 – 3 pm ‘When VE Day dawns on 8th May 2020 it will be 75 years since the guns fell silent at the end of the war in Europe. Years of carnage and destruction had come to an end and millions of people took to the streets and pubs to celebrate […]

Bank Holiday Jazz Afternoon Tea with Polly Haynes

Monday 25 May 12 – 3 pm Join us on May bank holiday Monday for an afternoon of Prosecco afternoon tea, and live music from the fantastic local jazz singer, Polly Haynes.   Image courtesy of Polly Haynes “Polly has shared the stage with multi-platinum artist’s, performed at countless established venues and has also graced […]

Ladies Night

Friday 5 June 7 – 11 pm Brand new for 2020 you can join us for a night of dancing, disco and drag! Tickets £45.00 per person, includes arrival drink, two course meal, disco and drag and tribute act! To book To book online, click here Call us on, 01206 86366 Email, events@wivenhoehouse.co.uk

Fawlty Towers Comedy Dinner Show

Saturday 6 June 7 – 10 pm This comedy dinner show is a must for fans of the classic British sitcom! Tickets £45.00 per person, including three course dinner and comedy dinner show To book To book online, click here Call us on, 01206 863666 Email, events@wivenhoehouse.co.uk

BBQ & Live Music Nights on the Lawn

Sunday 14th June 6 – 9 pm Join us this summer for our brand new event! Enjoy live music from local talent and a delicious BBQ prepared by our fantastic chefs, surrounded by the beautiful grounds of Wivenhoe Park. Our first artist of the summer will be Jade Peters (as seen on the voice)! Jade […]

Inspiration Wedding Open Morning

Saturday 27 June 10 am – 1 pm If you have recently got engaged or not yet found your ideal venue, come along to our next Inspiration Wedding Open Morning. Come and view the venue at your leisure with no pressure or obligation. Our friendly wedding planners will also be on hand throughout the day […]

Heritage Tea and Tour

Wednesday 1 July 11:15am – 2:30pm Join us on Wednesday 1 July for our next tea & tour of the house. Start with a delicious afternoon tea served in the Grade II listed main house before embarking on a full tour of our beautiful building and grounds led by an expert local guide.

Flashback Friday 80’s/90’s night

Friday 17 July 7 – 11 pm Prepare to step back in time and dance the night away to all your favourite old school tunes at our 80’s night! You will also enjoy an arrival cocktail, two course meal, and 80’s themed disco! Tickets £40.00 per person, including arrival drink, two course meal and DJ/disco. […]

BBQ & Live Music Nights on the Lawn

Sunday 19th July 6 – 9 pm Join us this summer for our brand new event! Enjoy live music from local talent and a delicious BBQ prepared by our fantastic chefs, surrounded by the beautiful grounds of Wivenhoe Park. “Polly has shared the stage with multi-platinum artist’s, performed at countless established venues and has also […]

WHERE WE ARE

find us, however you travel
By car:

Whether approaching Wivenhoe House from London and the South or Ipswich and the North via the A12, take the exit marked Colchester (A133). Follow the A133 towards Clacton, ignore the entrance to the Knowledge Gateway, continue along the A133 then take the B1028 for Wivenhoe before turning right into Boundary Road, then right again into Park Road. The entrance for Wivenhoe House is shared with the University of Essex but Park Road leads you through Wivenhoe Park and you will be able to see the glorious house from the road.

For Sat Nav please use CO7 9HT and then follow signage to Wivenhoe House. Please note, some Sat Navs may direct you to the wrong side of Wivenhoe Park so please check our PDF Map

Download our PDF Map

By train:

Colchester station, Colchester Town station, Wivenhoe station and Hythe stations are all between 10-15 minutes from Wivenhoe House by car. Trains run between London (Liverpool Street) and Colchester station every 10-20 minutes. The journey takes around an hour. Also connect with Colchester from Norwich, Ipswich, Felixstowe & Harwich. Some trains from London (Liverpool Street) also stop at Wivenhoe Station. When travelling from the Clacton/Walton direction, alight at Wivenhoe or Hythe Stations.


By plane:

Stansted airport is approximately 45 minutes from Wivenhoe House by car. Helicopter pad coordinates are 603200/223900.